Getting to Know Yourself and Others

Understanding Mood and Tone

Mood

- The emotion that you feel while you are reading. It can be an atmosphere or a state of mind.



Angry

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Happy

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Sad

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Grumpy

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Afraid

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Tone

- Style or manner of expression of the writer towards the reader.


- Is the writer angry, amused, sad, serious, ironic?


- Identifying mood and tone can be helpful in figuring out the theme of a short story.